Friday, December 17, 2010

Useless Map

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Lost in the jungle
With a map in hand
Sweating with fear
As darkness arrives

Look at the guide
Worthless it seems
Shout to nobody's ears
A standstill life

Lacking the right compass
While in the forest
Shred the useless map
Aimlessly I continued my walk

Posted for ThemeThursday -  Prompt Map

9 comments:

Karen Fayeth said...

Love the stark theme to your verse. Well done!

Vibhuti B said...

A scary thought but great poetry once again. Thanks.:)

adreamygal said...

Can't imagine ! Well, more than moving ahead I would be occupied with dark thoughts :P But I loved the simplicity in your poem ! :)

Sh@s said...

Ultimately its ones own instinct coupled with courage that can lead one out of that darkness.

Nanka said...

It set me thinking and concluded that it is a terrifying proposition!! A simple and beautiful narration :)

Brian Miller said...

maps are only as good as your point of reference...

Doctor FTSE said...

Did you get out of the woods free?

Jingle Poetry said...

creative take..

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